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Library leaders promote levy during annual book sale
CHRIS DORST | Sunday Gazette-Mail
Library leaders promote levy during annual book sale

As dozens of people milled through rows of used books Saturday in the Charleston Civic Center, Cheryl Crigger Morgan reminisced about how, just two years before, the crowds had been bigger, nationally...

Opal Tupis

Opal Lee Tupis, 88, of Melville, died October 22, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 29, at the Logan Church of the Nazarene. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. before the funeral and from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, October 28, at the funeral ...

Michael Vance

Michael Vance, 55, of Ronceverte, died Thursday, October 23, 2014. Service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, October 26, at the Highland Park Community Church. Family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time at the church. Wallace and Wallace...

Iris Lee Hatcher

Iris Lee Hatcher, 82, of Daniels, died Friday, October 24, 2014. Service will be 11 a.m. Monday, October 27, at Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home Shady Spring Chapel. Friends may visit with the family from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Frances Larson

Frances "Fran" Larson, 90, of St. Albans, died October 23, 2014. Service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 28, at Bartlett-Chapman Funeral Home, St. Albans. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Edwin Scherr, Jr.
Edwin Scherr, Jr.

Edwin G. Scherr, Jr., 96, passed away peacefully at home on October 23, 2014. "Eddie", with a grateful heart, was often heard saying, "I've been blessed. God has been good to me. I've had a wonderful life."

Eddie was a founding member of...

Bonnie Williams
Bonnie Williams

Bonnie J. Williams, 74, of 614 Pikeview Drive, Beckley, died Thursday, October 23, 2014, at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley.

Born July 14, 1940, in Hinton, she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Flora Plumley Romanello.

Bonnie was ...

Mary Carelli
Mary Carelli

Mary Josephine Carelli, 90, of Charleston, formally of London, died October 24, 2014. She was born December 21, 1923, in Smithers and was the daughter of the late Ralph and Mary Paterno Criniti. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Guy Francis...

Charlotte Cantley
Charlotte Cantley

Charlotte Ann Cantley, 78, of South Charleston, passed away Thursday, October 23, 2014, after a long illness. Charlotte was the third child born to Ray and Callie Bailey. She was a homemaker and devoted a lot of her life to taking care of others. She ...

Flora Atkins

Flora Bell Atkins, 82, of Simmons Creek, passed away Friday, October 24, 2014, at St. Frances Hospital, after a long illness. Flora was a homemaker and a member of Simmons Creek United Christian Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband,...

Keith Stire

Keith A. Stire, 60, of Belpre, Ohio, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Heartland of Marietta. He was born and raised in Charleston, a son of the late Roscoe and Hazel (Counts) Stire.

He was formerly employed at Belrock Diner.

He is...

James Canterbury

James G. Canterbury, 70, of Hebron, passed away on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at his residence. He was born on August 8, 1944, in Madison, son of the late Gordon and Thelma (Kirk) Canterbury. Jim served honorably in the US Air Force. He was a 32nd...

Joann Robinson
Joann Robinson

Our beloved mother and wife, Joann Adams Robinson, passed away at home, October 23, 2014, after a long illness.

Born in Clay County, August 13, 1929, she met her husband of 68 years at the Barlow Skating Rink. Daughter of the late Mary and...

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